Senator Edward 'Ed' J. Markey's Public Statements


Full Name: Edward 'Ed' J. Markey
Current Office: U.S. Senate - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 06/25/2013
Last Elected: 06/25/2013
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Susan Blumenthal
Birth Date: 07/11/1946
Birth Place: Malden, MA
Home City: Malden, MA
Religion: Roman Catholic
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Issue Position: Homeland Security - Nuclear Security Issue Position: Homeland Security - Aviation Security Issue Position: Homeland Security Issue Position: Homeland Security - General Homeland Security Issues 8/18/14 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Greater Nuclear Security and Nonproliferation Efforts 5/02/14 Letter to Allison Macfarlane, Chairwoman, Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Nuclear Reactor Decommissioning Licensee Exemptions 4/15/14 Markey Statement on One-Year Anniversary of Boston Marathon Bombings 4/15/14 Markey Statement on One-Year Anniversary of Boston Marathon Bombings 3/18/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran 3/18/14 Governor Patrick Signs $177 Million Military Bond Bill 3/13/14 Sens. Warren and Markey Applaud Senate Passage of Bipartisan Flood Insurance Reform 2/26/14 Massachusetts Delegation Responds To Disaster Relief Allotment Of $32.8 Million For New England Fishermen 2/24/14 Markey, Warren, Clark Thank Obama Administration for Watertown First Responders Funding 2/12/14 Markey Calls For Congressional Action to Protect Electric Grid from Cyberattack 2/10/14 Letter to Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Administration - Correct Flood Maps 1/14/14 Massachusetts Delegation, Governor Applaud Fishing Disaster Relief 1/14/14 Massachusetts Delegation Announces $8 Million Federal Grant To Massachusetts For Marathon Bombing Victims 12/13/13 Letter to Federal Emergency Management Administration Administrator Craig Fugate - Flood Map Delay Needed 11/14/13 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General - TSA Exit Lanes Policy Change 11/07/13 Markey Calls for Federal Privacy Protections for Use of Commercial and Government Drones 11/04/13 Markey Introduces Legislation to Promote Transparency, Privacy for Commercial and Government Drone Use 11/02/13 Huffington Post - Post-Sandy Plan for Climate Change: Protect, Prepare, Prevent 11/01/13 Markey, Warren, Bipartisan Coalition Introduce Bill to Protect Homeowners From Flood Insurance Rate Spike 10/29/13 Letter to Administrator John Pistole, Transportation Security Administration - Changes to Guarding of Airport Exit Lanes 10/29/13 Members of Massachusetts Delegation Join Bipartisan Coalition, Introduce Bill to Protect Homeowners From Flood Insurance Rate Spike 10/25/13 Warren, Markey, Keating and Kennedy Announce Major Storm Mitigation Grants for Massachusetts 9/11/13 Markey Statement on 12th Anniversary of 9/11 Attacks 8/15/13 Markey: Nuclear Power Plants Vulnerable to Terrorist Attack 6/24/13 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript - Gun Law Reform 6/19/13 Markey: Obama's Nuclear Weapon Reduction Goal Gets Closer to Nuclear Free Future 6/14/13 Eshoo, Markey Welcome FDA Tightening of Security Standards for Medical Devices 6/07/13 Markey Hails San Onofre Closure As Win for Safety, Oversight 5/22/13 Markey, Grimm: 145 Members of Congress Lead Bi-Partisan Effort Opposing Knives on Planes 5/21/13 Markey, Waxman Report Highlights Gaps in Grid Security 5/07/13 Decision to Keep Natick Labs Under Military Authority Praised by Markey, Tsongas, Warren, Cowan, Lt. Gov. Murray 4/26/13 Thanking the First Responders in the Boston Marathon Bombing 4/22/13 Markey Hails TSA Decision to Delay Knife Policy 4/19/13 Markey Statement on Apprehension of Boston Marathon Bomber, Courage of Law Enforcement and Citizens 4/18/13 Markey Statement Following the Interfaith Service Honoring Victims of Boston Marathon Terrorist Attack 3/22/13 Markey Applauds Bipartisan Senate "No Knives Act" Efforts 3/22/13 Reps. Markey, Cummings, and Rush Introduce International Travelers' Bill of Rights 3/21/13 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes 3/19/13 Markey Drone Privacy Legislation to Prevent Flying Robots from Becoming Spying Robots 3/12/13 Markey Introduces Bill to Reverse TSA Knives Policy 3/09/13 Markey Tells TSA to Reverse New Knife Policy 1/19/13 Massachusetts Delegation Welcomes News of Federal Disaster Declaration for Hurricane Sandy 1/11/13 Three Members of Mass. Delegation Push for Fishing Disaster Funding 12/19/12 Massachusetts Delegation Welcomes News of Federal Disaster Declaration for Hurricane Sandy 12/13/12 National Guard 376 Birthday and Grand Opening of New Massachusetts Headquarters 10/30/12 Markey: Superstorm Sandy Shows Climate Change is at Our Doorstep